Developed through extensive research and using state-of-the-art manufacturing processes, the HiFocus Mid-Scala electrode has been designed for optimal mid-scala placement in the cochlea to protect its delicate structures and preserve residual hearing
A cochlear implant is not an option for Sofie, at least for now, because her hearing aids provide her with a big boost and a cochlear implant would destroy her residual hearing
The association emphasizes the use of technology, speech, speech-reading, residual hearing
, and written and spoken language.
They also said she was profoundly deaf, with no residual hearing
We concluded that an innovative interdisciplinary approach was needed to promote residents' well-being and optimum function in terms of their residual hearing
Also, as study results indicate, persons who are hard of hearing often will try to "get by" by using whatever residual hearing
they have, rather than indicate that they need help.
PFP generates helpful vocational information on the information you would need about a person to develop a good job match: preferences, dislikes, social conditions, hours preferred, residual hearing
, vision, transportation, support needs, proximity to home, motor capabilities, communication, aids/prosthetics used.
Regardless of the categories of dual sensory impairments, approximately 94% of these children have either residual hearing
or residual sight (Fredericks & Baldwin, 1987; Ouellette, 1984).
Specifically, totally deaf children with no residual hearing
may be "shaped" in making sounds they never heard, Oller told SCIENCE NEWS, just as the female cowbird shapes the male in singing songs it has never heard.
Most people with deafblindness have some residual hearing
and/or sight and a wide range of forms of deafblindness exist.